Popular Mechanics 101 Things That Go Fast

Popular Mechanics 101 Things That Go FastThese 101 classic projects from the pages of Popular Mechanics will bring out the kid in everyone! Go full speed ahead with these wonderful things to build, from a Motor Car, Motorcycle-powered Catamaran and Ferris Wheel to a Spring-propelled Toy Steam Engine and an entire Electric-Locomotive Model and Track System. You’ll find Aquatic Pursuits; Winter Sports and Backyard Shenanigans; as well as great Go-Go Gadgets and Games. And now the beautifu…

Popular Mechanics: Gadget Planet

Popular Mechanics: Gadget PlanetThese gadgets changed the world! In 2011, Popular Mechanics gathered a panel of experts, including esteemed inventors, designers, tech gurus, even a moonwalking astronaut, to create a definitive list of 101 gadgets that changed the course of history. The feature was so popular that it became a History Channel TV special and a PM iPad app. Now, the magazine’s editors have finally expanded and updated that list, adding 49 new entries. Ranging from …

The Art of Mechanical Drawing: A Practical Course for Drafting and Design (Popular Mechanics)

The Art of Mechanical Drawing: A Practical Course for Drafting and Design (Popular Mechanics)Before our modern age of computer-aided design, manual drafting was once a lovingly nurtured and prized skill. Suitable for graphic designers, engineers, artists and those who appreciate the craft of hand-drawn design, this work includes explanations of the tools required, geometric exercises for various difficulty levels and a glossary….

Popular Mechanics The Complete Boy Mechanic

Popular Mechanics The Complete Boy MechanicBefore our modern age of computer-aided design, manual drafting was once a lovingly nurtured and prized skill. Suitable for graphic designers, engineers, artists and those who appreciate the craft of hand-drawn design, this work includes explanations of the tools required, geometric exercises for various difficulty levels and a glossary….

Man Crafts (Popular Mechanics)

Man Crafts (Popular Mechanics)Man Crafts As its servicemen returned home at the end of WW II, the US Army turned to Popular Mechanics to help them find lucrative occupations. A series of 10 pamphlets were created, teaching skills that were ‘fun to do and profitable too’. Featuring all of the original artwork, this work offers mini instructional courses that entertain men of various ages. Full description…

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical MinimumMan Crafts As its servicemen returned home at the end of WW II, the US Army turned to Popular Mechanics to help them find lucrative occupations. A series of 10 pamphlets were created, teaching skills that were ‘fun to do and profitable too’. Featuring all of the original artwork, this work offers mini instructional courses that entertain men of various ages. Full description…

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum (Theoretical Minimum 2)

Quantum Mechanics: The Theoretical Minimum (Theoretical Minimum 2)In The Theoretical Minimum, world-class physicist Leonard Susskind provided a brilliant first course in classical mechanics, offering readers not an oversimplified introduction but the real thing – everything you need to start doing physics, and nothing more. Now he returns with the next challenge that every aspiring physics buff must tackle: quantum mechanics. Unlike classical mechanics, quantum mechanics is not intuitive – it concerns things so…